Welcome to the home page of St. Thomas' Church, Werneth - on the Coppice.

St. Thomas' is one of many parish churches in the Church of England. It is part of the Diocese of Manchester.

The church building is Grade II listed.

We work closely with the Parish of St. Paul, Oldham

  • The church building is open for Sunday Services, and community activities.
  • It's your decision whether you wear a mask or not
  • We encourage you to use your common sense, and not come to church if you are feeling unwell - just as you would have done before Covid-19
  • We continue to offer the bread, only, at Holy Communion.
  • Full details can be found in our revised Risk Assessment

The Notices

  • Confirmation If you are interested in being confirmed, please speak to Nick or Cath

Regular Activities

These are the usual times of the regular activities at St. Paul's and St. Thomas':

St. Paul's Sunday Worship 10:00 am at St. Paul's
St. Paul's Sunday School 10:00 am at St. Paul's
(except holidays)
St. Thomas' Sunday Worship 10:30 am at St. Thomas'
St. Paul's Sunday School 10:30 am at St. Thomas'
(1st & 2nd Sundays of month)
Roma Church 1:00 pm at St. Paul's.
Guides 7:00 pm at St. Paul's.
Pop In 2:00 pm at St. Paul's.
Xanadu Dance Troupe 6:30 pm at St. Thomas'.
School Service 9:15 am at St. Thomas'.
Stitch & Share 10:00 am at St. Paul's.
Holy Communion 10:30 am at St. Thomas'.
Violin Classes 3:00 pm at St. Thomas'.
English Classes 1:00 pm at St. Thomas'.
Farsi / Dari Discussion Group 3:00 pm at St. Thomas'.
Oldham Camera Club 7:30 pm at St. Thomas'.
(1st & 2nd Thursdays)
Violin Classes 3:00 pm at St. Thomas'.

News from our Charities


Wednesday 4 May 2022

10:30 am

Holy Commmunion

(Book of Common Prayer)

St. Thomas' Church

Thursday 5 May 2022

7:00 am

Local Elections

(until 10 pm)

St. Thomas' Church

Sunday 8 May 2022

10:30 am

4th Sunday of Easter

Morning Prayer

St. Thomas' Church

Sunday 8 May 2022

11:30 am

Church Cleaning

(after church)

St. Thomas' Church